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Transport Using the Metro

Dubai Metro is a driverless modern fully automated rail system with red and green lines.Each line passes through a number of stations that are designed by the best architects and artists.The stations have a variety of features for customers including retail outlets, Wi-Fi internet, ATM machines and other services for People of Determination. All services are linked to a wide network of other means of transport such as buses, taxis, and water buses.The Metro passes through these stations.

Individual customers of all ages are eligible to use the metro.
Required documents
Service fees
  • Journey fees
  • nol card fees (if the customer is purchasing the card for the first time).

Note: The fee of the card differs according to its type.

Process time
  • Instantly (to purchase the card at the ticket office or top it up at the ticket office or the ticket vending machine).
Metro Stations

Metro stations (ticket office or ticket vending machines)

  • The customer purchases a nol card (if he does not have a card).
  • If the card balance is not sufficient, the customer is required to top up the balance (a minimum balance of AED 7.5) to use the metro.
Average waiting time
  • Between 2 and 6 minutes.

This service has no validity.

What you will get

Using Dubai metro.

Terms and conditions
  • For the purpose of ensuring that Dubai Metro is being safely and securely used, the violations and fines schedule is applied. Inspectors are located in all the stops of the metro network to make sure that the customers are properly using the provided service.
  • For more details, the customer can check RTA website, and RTA Apps (RTA Dubai or S’hail).
  • Working hours might change according to holidays and special events

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